What to Include in your EU-UK CDS Declaration

For goods being declared under the EU-UK Free
Trade Agreement, the customs declaration to CDS should be completed using the
codes in place pre-1 November 2022 and until further notice.  If your
declaration has been pre-lodged, on arrival you must ensure it has been
completed as follows: 

Data Element (DE) – What you must


– Must include one of the following codes, as appropriate: 

  • U110 – if the claim is based on a ‘statement on origin’ for a single shipment
  • U111 – if the claim is based on a ‘statement on origin’ for multiple shipments
    of identical products to cover a 12-month period
  • U112 – if the claim is based on importers knowledge

Must include a preference code in the 300 series. 

Must be completed with the country of preferential origin 

If your declarations contain the correct
codes as listed above, you may now include the declaration references within
your Goods Movement Reference (GMR) for future movements instead of creating a
declaration by conduct GMR. This will allow the automatic arrival of the